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Group urges Baguio to stop sale of poison-laden cosmetics

BAGUIO CITY – An environmental non-government organization urged the City Government of Baguio to immediately act against establishments selling cosmetic products containing dangerous heavy metals. In an e-mailed letter to Mayor Mauricio Domogan on September 3, the EcoWaste Coalition reported the sale of skin whitening lotions and lipsticks that are laden with mercury and lead. […]

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BOC runs after traders of various fake products and importer of smuggled cigarettes

MANILA CITY – After filing cases against smugglers of agricultural products and ukay-ukay last week, the Bureau of Customs has again filed five criminal cases on August 9 in line with the strict directive of Commissioner Isidro Lapeña to intensify drive against smugglers and violators of customs laws. Four of the criminal cases filed involve the […]

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